UA Plasma Car Derby for United Way

Join us in raising team spirits and funds in support of the UofA United Way Campaign!

Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Register Now! Become actively engaged in a supportive, fundraising community while raising university spirits and racing plasma cars. Race fellow students, colleagues and co-workers during a lunch hour of fun, friendly competition. Winners are publicly announced. It's quick and simple to participate in the fun: View: Create Your Team Page Instructions

Together we can succeed! Last year, a tremendous $18,500 was raised by 16 teams (64+ drivers), volunteer race officials and pit crew. The Students of USchool join in the fun too. View: Plasma Car Gallery - Best Pics & Videos!

The United Way Campaign-UofA is 100% local. Your support and contribution impacts students and families RIGHT HERE in the Alberta Capital Region. By entering a plasma car team you and fellow teammates can become actively engaged in the collective fundraising effort by receiving donations for your team.

Supporters and Donors play a key role in Derby Day! Leading up to race time, everyone is encouraged to make any size of a charitable donation towards one or multiple Plasm Car teams, and/or individual drivers.






October 25

Lunch Hour Event

Drivers Sign In
11:30 am-12:00 pm

Race Ready
12:05 pm

"Social Street"
Van Vliet Complex
  • Plasma Car Derby is 60 Minutes in Duration
  • Consists of Timed Heats to determine "Top 4" Fastest Teams
  • Followed by a "Championship Race" between top placed 4 teams

Entry Fee

Race Track
is designed for
optimal indoor racing


  • Fastest Team
  • Best Team Costume & Spirit Raiser
  • Most Funds Raised by Team/by Individual

Plasma Car Champ
Bragging rights
for a full year?

Other Ways to Contribute to Derby Day:

  1. VOLUNTEER: Would you like to join a team of fun volunteers and lend a helping hand to the planning of Plasma Car Derby Spirit & Fundraiser? We'd love to have you!
  2. SPONSOR: Do you have any fun, small gift items to donate towards this special event? Each USchool Student takes home a small "Fun Bag" as a momento from Derby Day.

CONTACT: University Governance | Tel: 780-492-4262 | Email: 2019 Plasma Car Derby